Jerry Seinfeld hits the road again with a new web series called "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" featuring the stand-up comedian and TV star driving around and joking with famous friends, including Ricky Gervais and Alec Baldwin.
Pop star Justin Bieber was pulled over for speeding down a Los Angeles freeway in his flashy but environmentally friendly sports car, and police said they were investigating reports that he was being chased by paparazzi photographers.
Libya holds its first free national election in 60 years today in a vote designed to shake off the legacy of Muammar Gaddafi but which risks being hijacked by autonomy demands in the east and unrest in the desert south.
Seven men have been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences in Britain after weapons were found in a vehicle stopped on a motorway, police say, as security forces are on high alert ahead of the London Olympics.
The Sharks kept their Super Rugby playoff hopes alive with a 32-10 drubbing of the Bulls in their South African derby at Kings Park on Friday.
Andy Murray consigned one of Wimbledon's longest-standing statistics to the scrapheap when he became the first Briton to reach the men's final in 74 years with a 6-3 6-4 3-6 7-5 win over Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has told Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas the Palestinian-Israeli conflict should not be forgotten amid wider upheaval in the Middle East.
Former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, who is charged with second-degree murder in the killing of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin, has been released from a Florida jail on $1 million bail, a sheriff's spokeswoman said.
France Telecom has been placed under investigation over the company's alleged role in a wave of staff suicides, two days after its former chief executive was similarly targeted.
Gunmen on motorcycles have attacked a bus in southwestern Pakistan near the Iranian border, killing 18 people and wounding two, Pakistani police say.
Peter Sagan sealed the first week of his maiden Tour de France with his third stage victory in a crash-ridden 207.5-km sixth stage which seriously hurt the chances of some leading favourites.
In case any of Roger Federer's rivals thought that, at 30, he had lost all his supernatural powers and would never come close to winning a seventh Wimbledon crown, one booming voice reminded the world - "You're a genius Roger, genius!"
Superstar architect Renzo Piano calls the European Union's new tallest building a "vertical city", but when his stunning Shard tower opens over London Bridge today it will house the equivalent of a whole vacant neighbourhood.
Three key figures from Argentina's "Dirty War" have received hefty jail terms for the systematic theft of babies from political prisoners during the 1976-1983 dictatorship.
Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder David Beckham has been suspended for a game for "confrontational and provocative behaviour" near the end of last week's loss to the San Jose Earthquakes, Major League Soccer (MLS) says.
Pop star Rihanna has sued her former accountants for mismanaging the singer's finances, including claiming they earned huge commissions from concert tours that resulted in her losing millions of dollars.
Goal-line technology to confirm whether or not the ball has crossed the line has been approved by world football's rule makers, ending a decade of debate and controversy.
Pilot error, defective sensors, inadequate training and insufficient oversight combined to send an Air France passenger plane plunging into the south Atlantic in 2009 in the airline's worst disaster, French investigators say.
Scientists at the CERN research centre have found a new subatomic particle that could be the Higgs boson, the basic building block of the universe.